For many years, UW-Green Bay was the sole NCAA Division I institution with a “Phoenix” mascot. A few years back, another D-1 school, Elon University in North Carolina, dumped “Fighting Christians” and opted for Phoenix. The latest to join the flock is NAIA program Cumberland University, which dumped Bulldogs for the fiery and fierce Phoenix […]
The countdown to our 50th anniversary continues. New since our last edition of the Log: • The when, how and who of the naming of the “1965 Room.” • UW-Green Bay was an early innovator in reaching out to older residents/taxpayers. • Founding Chancellor Edward Weidner’s first office space on campus? An old farmhouse.